Wireless Communication at the Technion

There are currently three wireless networks in the Technion network: TechPublicTechSec and Eduroam.

 

TechPublic wireless network 

An unsecured wireless network for Internet browsing only. Maximum upload/download rate is 2.5 Mb/Sec. Designed for guests without an access account  to the Technion network. No access to Technion resources.

 

TechSec wireless network 

A secure wireless network that allows access to Technion resources similar to a wired access. Designed for all Technion users with a valid computer account. There are no limits on speed.

 

Eduroam wireless network

Secure international wireless network for academic guests from other universities. Maximum upload/download rate is 15 Mb/Sec. VPN access is enabled for other universities. The service is intended for Technion guests from academic institutions around the world who are partners in Eduroam project.

 

Network Characteristics Target users Upload/download Rate
 TechPublic  Unsecure web access for web surfing Guests up to 2.5 Mb/sec
TechSec  Full LAN secure access  Staff and students No limits
 Eduroam Secure web access for web surfing  Academic guests up to 15 Mb/sec

 

Connection guides for TechSec and  Eduroam.

Coverage areas - Coverage areas table

Guests - Faculty-approved guests will be able to connect to the wireless network in coordination and through the support staff.

Support - In case of a problem or question, please first read  the FAQ. If you cannot find an answer to your question, please open a call at the HelpDesk or send email to
wifi-support-l@technion.ac.il